Whether you are looking to relax with your loved one, rekindle your relationship or simply recharge together this Valentine’s Day, the following destinations along the East Coast will offer the romance you’re looking for! Beach, spas, or city life, whatever it is that gets your heart pumping, we have it here!
FL – Lovebirds looking to pull out all the stops can head to this AAA Four Diamond-rated all-suite resort located on its own private beach. The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Getaway Package includes limousine transportation from Palm Beach International Airport to the resort with champagne, three nights in a one bedroom ocean view suite, champagne and chocolate covered strawberries upon arrival, beach cabana setup and unlimited use of non-motorized water sports (one day), a private dinner under the stars in the resort’s oceanfront gazebo, a four hour Ultimate Treasures of the Si experience at the award-winning SiSpa, a spa lunch for two, and champagne breakfast in bed on the day of departure. The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Getaway requires 14-day advance purchase and a 50 percent non-refundable deposit. Package is based on availability.
FL – Located on two and a half miles of exclusive white-sand beaches in Southwest Florida, couples can venture to a secluded and romantic setting at the tip of Captiva Island at South Seas Island Resort this Valentine’s Day.
Bed & Breakfast Package:
- Comfortable accommodations in traditional guest rooms or one of the resort’s one, two or three- bedroom villas
- Daily breakfast for two
- Romantic activities such as searching for the perfect shell with the resort’s new Shelling Concierge on renowned shell-strewn beaches, enjoying a romantic sunset serenade cruise around the island, exploring the mangrove-lined Captiva waters on a leisurely kayak tour, learning to sail during a private sailing lesson for couples, and much more
FL – Set amidst lush landscapes and Atlantic beachfront shores, the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club has toted the reputation as the “grand dame” of North Florida resorts since 1928. And we know why!
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At Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Florida, couples delight in a Signature Massage and Ponte Vedra Essential Facial, followed by a sumptuous aromatherapy steam and soak. The Spa has an exclusive partnership with Zents, allowing for couples to customize their experience by combining specialized scents with their treatment. Each couples suite is furnished with comfortable furniture, two treatment beds, a full Jacuzzi bath, a steam room, bathroom and a private outdoor patio to enjoy a glass of wine or champagne included with each couples’ experience.
FL– Nestled on the historic St. Andrews Bay, Sheraton Bay Point Resort in Panama City Beach is a full-service destination resort on the Florida Panhandle. One of the premier resorts in Panama City Beach, this Gulf Coast vacation spot is the perfect spot to bring your loved one for life’s simple pleasures, such as golfing, boating, relaxing on the beach, or simply enjoying a relaxing vacation. The resort boasts golf villas, a private bay beach, Serenity Spa, tennis courts, golf courses (including the only Nicklaus Design Course in the area) and the Club 19 Restaurant.
Looking for the ultimate romantic getaway? Enjoy a couples massage where couples enjoy a relaxing massage using European techniques to soothe tight and aching muscles in a special couples’ suite.
For February stays, couples can book a “Royalton Fireplace” package including:
- Accommodations in a Deluxe, Loft or Alcove guest room or suite
- Fireplace Concierge service (including your choice of Fireplace Sachet – Oak, Pecan, Maple, Hickory, Apple or “Burn Baby Burn” Cherrywood)
- Two signature Fireplace Cocktails at Bar Forty Four
- Two small plates from the fire inspired tasting menu at Forty Four
- Breakfast for two at Forty Four
- Late check out
- Exclusive wine tasting
- Florida’s Grand Opera performance of “Norma”
- Appetizers, drinks, and desserts
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FL – Located on beautiful Amelia Island in Florida, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is a haven for couples seeking a private escape. Couples enjoying the “Amelia Amore” package experience this February will be greeted with sumptuous suite accommodations, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation’s signature Bubble Bar, a romantic dinner, and much, much more!
“Amelia Amore” at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort Includes:
- Luxury Oceanfront Suite Accommodations
- In-Room Champagne Bubble Bar
- Romantic Sunset Paddle Board Tour
- Beach Horseback Ride with Kelly Seahorse Ranch
- Sunset Cruise with Amelia Angler Outfitters
- Private Dinner On Ocean Links Golf Course
USA – Celebrate your Valentine all February long with Millennium Hotels and Resorts’ “Call Us Cupid” package. Escape to 14 locations across the US with your sweetheart and take advantage of this special package featuring a complimentary room upgrade, welcome bottle of chilled champagne, Valentine sweet treats, breakfast for two, complimentary Internet and a late check-out of 2pm. From fireside snuggling in Minneapolis and sledding in Boulder to shopping in Chicago and seeing a show in New York, a romantic getaway awaits at Millennium.
ME – In the heart of the cozy city of Portland, a quick 50-minute flight from NYC, this hotel continues to showcase the importance of local culture by offering the Akari Spa Sojourn travel package. A perfect experience for couples, this relaxing and rejuvenating package includes:
- Two nights in a Superior King room
- One bottle of chilled Prosecco upon arrival
- Breakfast for two each morning at UNION, featuring delicious local cuisine
- Three-course dinner for two at UNION, including wine pairings
- Choice of one of the following spa packages, per person:
- The Baseline (signature Press Hotel massage) & Retouch (choice of manicure or pedicure)
- The Baseline & The High Resolution (signature Press Hotel facial)
NY – Boasting an ideal location near Brooklyn Bridge and picturesque views of the Manhattan skyline, Brooklyn Marriott is poised to play host to an unforgettable romantic getaway with their Experience Romance package. Inclusive of Deluxe King accommodations, a gift box from Brooklyn-maker Savo Soap, Bubble Bath + Rose Petals, and complimentary V-day specialty cocktails at The Bar, the borough’s largest hotel is a hub for romantics. As part of a $45 million hotel transformation, guests will enjoy local tastes of the borough (Brooklyn Gin, Brooklyn Roasting Co, BK Winery), Brooklyn-inspired artwork and beautiful unveiled public spaces.
FL – LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort invites couples to re-ignite romance with the ultra-luxury, all-inclusive “Champagne Wishes” escape, available now – Feb. 29, 2016. While setting the stage for a romantic getaway for two in Naples, Florida, lovebirds toast to warm weather and stunning sunsets while experiencing one-day aboard a private chartered yacht and three-nights in deluxe beachfront suite accommodations, complete with indulgent amenities, all without having to lift a finger.
Champagne Wishes also includes:
- “Toes in the Sand” dining, featuring premium wines and a coastal twist on traditional flavors
- An intimate beachside fire pit, reserved with chilled champagne before retiring to casually elegant accommodations for sweet slumber
- Daily in-room breakfast is provided, complete with mimosas, of course
FL – Surrounded by the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Pelican Grand Beach Resort — part of the Noble House Hotels & Resorts collection — offers guests an irresistible escape with the “Romance on the Beach” offer, available now – Feb.29.
Setting the stage for an amorous getaway for two, couples experience oceanfront suite-style accommodations complete with indulgent amenities including a three-course dinner for two at Fort Lauderdale’s only waterfront restaurant, OCEAN2000, chilled champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries at turndown, as well as an alfresco American Breakfast on the in-room private patio.
Adorning 500 feet of Fort Lauderdale’s pristine beachfront, the newly enhanced Pelican Grand Beach Resort — basking in the glow of an extensive multi-million dollar re-imagination — couples Old Florida grandeur with seaside elegance to offer a coastal-chic waterfront retreat for starry-eyed lovers. From watching stunning sunrises from private balconies, to enjoying culinary creations at OCEAN2000 Restaurant & Lounge, floating down Fort Lauderdale’s only lazy river and indulging in personalized pampering at the all-new PURE Spa, couples are engulfed by the unrivaled location of this laid-back luxe resort set amongst the soothing sights and sounds of the Atlantic Ocean.
NY – Bursting with rustic elegance at every turn, this award-winning all-suite Adirondack gem is a luxurious, romantic retreat for lovers. Views of snow-covered peaks, warm cast-iron fireplaces, exquisite dining at KANU, and an award-winning Spa, make the Lodge a natural choice for couples looking for an all-inclusive escape to the High Peaks. The Lodge’s Ultimate Luxury Package for Two includes a two night stay with wine and cheese upon arrival, daily breakfast, two 50-minute Traditional Lodge Massages and a three-course dinner in KANU. Lovebirds can catch a movie at the Lodge’s 56-seat movie theater, skate amongst the snowflakes on its own private rink, or cozy up in one of its two outdoor lean-tos over cocktails and a fire pit. Rates start at $546 per night.
NC – A secluded wellness sanctuary awaits couples at this luxurious Five Star retreat. Designed to pamper the senses, the In Harmony Package includes overnight accommodations in a suite, sparkling wine and hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries upon arrival, and a Swedish or Aromatherapy Couples Massage at The Umstead Spa. A dip in the spa’s open-roof current pool will cap off the healing experience. Rates start at $399 per night.
NY – Perched along the St. Lawrence River in the renowned Thousand Islands region, this AAA Four Diamond-rated gem offers couples the perfect respite for romance. Its Valentine’s Romance Package, available Feb. 12-14, features overnight accommodations, champagne, one red rose and chocolate-covered strawberries upon arrival, a rose petal turndown, and breakfast for two. An exquisite three-course dinner menu will be served at the hotel’s signature restaurant, Seaway Grille, Feb. 12-14 ($50 per person, excluding tax and service charges). Couples can make the most of their stay with access to an indoor swimming pool, heated whirlpool, spacious fitness center, and expansive bar, all showcasing breathtaking views of the rolling St. Lawrence River.
FL – Set on the ocean of Pompano Beach, touted by TripAdvisor as a “destination on the rise”, this boutique-style resort is offering lovebirds a Couple’s Getaway with the simple pleasures of Florida beach living. The package includes overnight accommodations, champagne and tropical fruit upon arrival, breakfast at McCoy’s Oceanfront for two daily, and a beach cabana each day. Couples can also unwind at the resort’s seaside sanctuary, SiSpa, for some well-deserved TLC. On Feb. 14, its signature restaurant, McCoy’s Oceanfront, will serve up a tantalizing five-course dinner menu, priced at $70 per person.
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MA – Vineyard charm and snow-capped beaches await at this historic Martha’s Vineyard landmark. Harbor View’s well-appointed Captain’s Cottage Suites provide the ultimate in comfort, luxury and privacy, with sweeter rates during the shoulder season to boot. Couples can savor gourmet New England fare at the hotel’s signature restaurant, Lighthouse Grill, featuring a gorgeous Victorian dining room with views of the Edgartown Lighthouse and Harbor. Quaint shops and galleries are just steps away.
NY – This stylish midtown Manhattan hotel with a decidedly French accent combines the sophistication of Parisian Art Deco with 1940s Manhattan glamour for a romantic retreat amid a buzzing city. Ideally located in the heart of the theater district, couples are steps from their favorite Broadway show. Pre- or post-theater, classic French fare awaits at the hotel’s Gaby Brasserie Française. Spacious guestrooms and suites offer dazzling skyline views of such New York City landmarks as the Chrysler Building, and the 24th floor’s popular Prestige Suites provide an outdoor sanctuary with an expansive private terrace.
FL – On Sunday, February 14th, Naples Grande Beach Resort will transform its Palm Terrace pool into southwest Florida’s most romantic dining destination with an exclusive pop up seven-course dining experience in its luxe poolside cabanas. Couples will dine on Executive Chef Bader Ali’s special seven-course menu in an intimate cabana setting, clinking glasses of Dom Perignon under the stars amidst lush, tropical landscaping, twinkling lanterns and floating candles in the pool.
About Naples Grande Beach Resort:
The resort has 474 guest rooms including 29 gulf view suites and 50 bungalow suites plus more than 83,000 square feet of meeting and event space. Every room features a private balcony with direct views of the Gulf. Guests of the hotel have access to five on-site restaurants and bars, three heated outdoor pools, a full-service luxury spa, 8,000-square-foot fitness center, business center and an award-winning tennis facility with 15 courts. The property is surrounded by 200 acres of a protected mangrove estuary intertwined with a system of bridges and elevated walking paths that afford access to three miles of beachfront on the Gulf of Mexico.
Photo credits: Naples Grand Beach Resort, Sofitel New York, Harbor View Hotel, Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa, 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel, The Umstead Hotel and Spa, Whiteface Lodge, Pelican Grand Beach Resort, LaPlaya Beach and Golf Resort, Brooklyn Marriott, The Press Hotel, Millennium Hotels and Resorts, Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment, Royalton New York, Sheraton Bay Point Resort, The Spa at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, Southseas Island Resort.